The looks that could kill, 2021 LC500 will kill with his appealing looks, driving dynamics, a luxury car equipped with incredible sports car features. Lexus features a two-door car with sporty aesthetics which is equipped with V8 or V6 powertrain and delivers a more engaging ride with extreme power and sharp edges and reflexes.
LC500 is faster, sporty, and six-figure convertible with extravagant interior cues. The interior of Lexus has been borrowed by the classic LFA Supercars which also offers a passenger capacity of four seatings, and rear seats are equipped with cramped rear-seat space.
What’s changed in the 2021 model?
2021 Lexus LC500 convertible features a power-retractable soft-top which has open-air cruising. 2021 line-up has undergone some changes which have reworked suspension, smooth ride, refined handling, additional features such as Active Cornering Assist with more standard features Apple car Play, Android Auto and it has an addition of two different colors such as Cadmium Orange and Nori Green Pearl.
Engine, and Performance
Lexus has a high-performance 5.0-liter V8 engine that makes 471 horsepower, and 398 lb-ft of torque with ten-speed automatic transmission. It has another hybrid powertrain that generates an output of 354 horsepower with gas-powered drive-train 3.5-liter that pairs up with electric motors, a 1.1-kWh lithium-ion with a continuously variable transmission.
Lexus has an excellent ride quality, balanced handling with huge 21-inch wheels with variable-steering and adaptive rear-wheel-steering system, progressive brake pedal. LC500 runs with more power like a 3-row SUV rather than a sports car. The hybrid powertrain features a more improved and impressive fuel economy.
Interior and Exterior
Lexus LC500 is beautifully crafted, excellent supportive padded seats, advanced technology, top-notch quality materials, incredible fit, and finish optional sport seats, storage cubbies, moderate size center console, enough space to carry small items. LC500 has compact trunk space with non-folding rear seats, five carry-on suitcases. LC is a performance car with incredible interior cues, the cabin is spacious and cozy which makes driving more relaxing, and fun to drive.
It offers 10-Way Power Passenger Seat, Power Recline, Height Adjustment, Fore/Aft Movement, Cushion Tilt, Power 2-Way Lumbar Support and Power Rear Seat Easy Entry, Bucket Front Facing NuLuxe Leatherette Rear Seat Power Tilt/Telescoping Steering Column Front Cupholder, Compass, Proximity Key For Doors And Push Button Start, Remote Keyless Entry w/Integrated Key Transmitter, 2 Door Curb/Courtesy, Illuminated Entry, Illuminated Ignition Switch, HomeLink Garage Door Transmitter, and Day-Night Auto-Dimming Rearview Mirror.
Lexus features Enform touchscreen infotainment system with advanced features and high-technology with a set of standard features such as mobile hotspot, Apple car play, Android Auto, an integrated navigation system, and more high-tech user-friendly application that makes the journey more fun. It has 13-speaker Mark Levinson stereo system, parking sensors, windshield wiper de-icing feature.
2021 Lexus LC500 is available in four different trim levels such as
- LC500 coupe: $93,975
- LC500h coupe: $98,535
- LC500 convertible: $102,025
- LC500 convertible Inspiration Series: $120,825
Lexus LC500 hasn’t been tested by NHTSA and IIHS. However, it features a series of driver-assistance technologies such as eight airbags, forward-collision warning, automated emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, lane-departure warning, blind-spot monitoring, and lane-keeping assist.
|Specifications of 2020 Lexus LC500|
|Engine||5.0-liter Premium Unleaded V8|
|EPA||16 city/ 25 highway/ 19 combined|
|Warranty||4 years/ 50,000 miles|